|''Who Said That'' - 30 March 1953|
An episode of "Who Said That?", a panel show. Not sure if you'd call this a game show or not. Hosted by Walter Kiernan, with panelists H.V. Kaltenborn, Dagmar, Deems Taylor and Frank Conniff. Series aired on NBC. Panelists are given a quote in the news, and are asked to name who said it. Features about 25 minutes of actual show and approx 4 minutes of advertising...as you expect for the 1950s prime-time series.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; Who Said That; Panel show; Dagmar
Downloads: 1,567 (1 review)
|Fred Allen--Town Hall Tonight (1935-1939)|
The classic series by radio's master satirist. Including the classic "Town Hall News" and the Mighty Allen Art Players.
Keywords: old-time radio; Fred Allen; comedy; satire
Downloads: 1,136 (1 review)
|The Fat Man: Thirty-Two Friends of Gina Lardelli|
A beautiful wayward young woman (Rita Moreno) has apparently committed suicide, however thirty-two friends engage the services of Detective Lucius Crane (Robert Middleton) to prove it was murder and ensure her a proper Catholic burial. Unaired Pilot from 1958 or 59.
Keywords: Classic TV; The Fat Man; Rita Moreno
Downloads: 2,407 (2 reviews)
|Court of Last Resort: The Frank Clark Case|
In episode 19 of the Court of Last Resort from 1958, Sam Farrell (Lyle Bettger) investigates the case of a man convicted of killing a middle aged man who was home from work early.
Keywords: Court of Last Resort; Classic TV
Downloads: 1,245 (4 reviews)
|Dragnet: The Big Children|
Joe Friday and Frank Smith investigate a case of child neglect in one of LA's wealthiest neighborhoods. Season 3, Episode 24 Original Air Date: February 11, 1954
Keywords: Classic TV; Dragnet; Child Neglect; Jack Webb, public domain
Downloads: 3,581 (3 reviews)
|"Martin Kane Private Eye" - A jockey is murdered (1951)|
Episode "A jockey is murdered" of series 'Martin Kane, Private Eye', originally broadcast "live" on 11/22/1951. With Lloyd Nolan in the role of "Martin Kane".
Keywords: Classic TV; NBC; 1950's Television; Live Television; Kinescope; Martin Kane; 1951; Lloyd Nolan
Downloads: 3,292 (3 reviews)
|Kraft Music Hall hosted by Milton Berle: Guest Andy Griffith|
Andy Griffith guest stars, and he and Miltie do an Old West Psychiatrist sketch and Andy sings, "Gunslinger." Original Air Date: November 5, 1958 Season 1, Episode 5
Keywords: Classic TV; Andy Griffith; Milton Berle; Kraft Music Hall
Downloads: 3,005 (3 reviews)
|Main Street USA|
The Lucy Show ep Main Street USA
Keywords: The Lucy Show; Classic TV
Downloads: 1,629 (3 reviews)
Steve Allen ep The Diamonds
Keywords: Steve Allen; Classic TV
Downloads: 4,459 (4 reviews)
|The Woman Hunter - Barbara Eden|
Barbara Eden stars in this made-for-TV movie. She looks great, especially frolicking in a bikini and numerous other outfits. There is also some sort of plot involving an international jewel thief (Stuart Whitman) and a new husband (Robert Vaughn}.
Keywords: Barbara Eden, sexy, I Dream Of Genie
Downloads: 20,237 (7 reviews)
|''The Steve Allen Show'' - 1 December 1957|
An episode of "The Steve Allen Show", a variety show aired in prime-time on NBC. This copy is complete with the original commercials. Highlights include Don Adams doing a comedy routine, Errol Flynn doing a parody of "To Tell the Truth" and Martha Raye doing a spoof of "Your Hit Parade". Note: black-and-white copy of color/colour broadcast. Audio sync is imperfect at times.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; The Steve Allen Show; Steve Allen; Don Adams; Errol Flynn; Martha Raye
Downloads: 816 (5 reviews)
|The Steve Allen show (30/December/1953)|
"The Steve Allen show" from Dec. 30, 1953, a local program on New York's WNBT, Channel 4, with show regulars Eydie Gorme and Steve Lawrence and guest Roger Price. Despite the odd runtime of 40 min. this Kinescope is indeed complete. The show aired Mondays through Fridays from 11:20 pm to midnight.
Keywords: Classic TV; 50's Television; 1950's; Fifties; 1953; Live TV; Kinescope; Steve Allen; NBC; WNBT; Knickerbocker Beer
Downloads: 5,365 (6 reviews)
|Anniversary Show (April 30, 1949)|
Anniversary Show "Ten years ago today", broadcast on WNBT (W2XBS) on April 30, 1949. Host: Ben Grauer - Guests: Earl Wrightson, Kyle MacDonnell and The Three Flames On April 30, 1939 NBC launched Television as a regular public service with a telecast of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and others in formal opening of the New York World Fair of 1939. This program contains some remarkable Kinescope excerpts: - "Pickup from Aircraft Carrier U.S.S...
Keywords: Classic TV; Live TV; 1949; NBC; WNBT; W2XBS; 1940's Television; Kinescope; Television History
Downloads: 2,714 (6 reviews)
|Keep America Beautiful (Crying Native American)|
A classic television public service announcement (PSA)
Keywords: Litter; PSA; Indian; Native American; Crying
Downloads: 4,001 (7 reviews)
|'Mama' - The Parade Grandstand (1955)|
An 1955 episode of "Mama" called "The Parade Grandstand". This episode deals with racism. Light-hearted, but still an important step for TV. Complete with original commercials.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; 50's; 1950's; Fifties; Drama; Dramas; Peggy Wood; Sitcom; Sitcoms; Dramedy
Downloads: 4,709 (7 reviews)
|Cliché Family in Televisionland - MPO Productions|
This outrageous parody of the prototype 'commercial' family was apparently made as an in-house joke by one of the largest producers of television commercials. Their clients would have never seen this gem, which parodies products as well as the people that buy them.
Keywords: parody; advertisement; asian
Downloads: 33,697 (15 reviews)